Free Press Journal
  • Rajnath Singh

    Rajnath meets BJP Gen Secs for Modi’s oath-taking preparations

    New Delhi: Ahead of the swearing-in ceremony of Narednra Modi as Prime Minister, BJP President Rajnath Singh today held a meeting with the party’s general secretaries to oversee the preparation for the event invitation for which is being sent to over 3000 people.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Kejriwal resorting to ‘theatrics’: Cong

    New Delhi: Accusing Aam Aadmi Party of resorting to “theatrics” to “mislead” people, Congress today questioned why party leader Yogendra Yadav furnished a personal bond of Rs 5,000 when Arvind Kejriwal had refused to do so in a criminal defamation case.

  • Hawala accused Afroz Fatta sent to three-day ED remand

    Ahmedabad: A local court here today remanded Surat-based diamond trader Afroz Fatta, accused of involvement in a Rs 700 crore hawala scam, in a three-day custody of the Enforcement Directorate.

  • Nawaz-Sharif

    Decision on Sharif’s presence at Modi’s swearing-in tomorrow

    Islamabad: Pakistan today kept the suspense on whether its Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will attend Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony on May 26 in New Delhi with a decision on the same likely to be taken tomorrow.

  • Modi’s wife, mother to get SPG cover

    New Delhi: Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi’s wife and mother will also get the Special Protection Group (SPG) security soon after he takes oath as India’s 14th prime minister on May 26, security officials said.

  • Prepare for mid-term Assembly elections: Mayawati to partymen

    Lucknow: After the Lok Sabha polls rout in Uttar Pradesh, BSP supremo Mayawati today asked the partymen to prepare for mid-term Assembly elections in the State, exhorting them to work hard for restoring the lost ground.

  • sharad yadav

    Sharad Yadav may soon join NDA, claims BJP ally

    New Delhi: Rashtriya Lok Samta Party, a BJP ally which won three Lok Sabha seats in Bihar, today hit out at Nitish Kumar for accepting support from Lalu Prasad Yadav’s RJD to prop up the JD(U) government in the state and claimed that its president Sharad Yadav may soon join NDA.

  • HC stays family court order asking Adnan Sami to pay ex-wife

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today stayed a family court order asking Pakistani singer Adnan Sami to hand over five flats in suburban Andheri to his ex-wife Sabah Galadari by the first week of June besides paying certain amount to her.

  • flipkart

    Flipkart buys Myntra in Rs 2K cr deal as ‘Bansals’ join hands

    Bangalore: India’s largest online retailer Flipkart today acquired online clothing seller Myntra Designs for an estimated Rs 2,000 crore, in a deal that would give Flipkart control of roughly half of nation’s e-commerce market by sales.

  • NMC demands regularisation of casual labourers in JK

    Jammu: National Mazdoor Conference today demanded regularisation of all casual and seasonal labourers, who have been engaged in various departments of the Jammu and Kashmir government after March, 1994.

  • HC directs officials to file report on Chinese crackers

    Madurai: Taking a serious view of banned Chinese crackers finding their way in Sivakasi, the national hub of fireworks, the Madurai Bench of Madras High Court today directed officials to find out the source of the contraband and posed a series of probing questions including why none was arrested in this connection.

  • Court releases AAP’s Yogendra Yadav on furnishing bail bond

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav, who was taken into custody for violating prohibitory orders imposed around Tihar Jail protesting Arvind Kejriwal’s arrest, was today granted bail by a Delhi court which refused to go into the legality of his arrest on the ground that the probe was at an initial stage.

  • BCCI finding ways to guide teenage IPL players

    Kolkata: The Indian cricket board is considering ways of helping out under-19 players in the Indian Premier League (IPL), so that they are able to handle the fame and money the tourney brings them and do not go wayward, board interim chief Sunil Gavaskar said Thursday.

  • Industry leaders meet Naveen, seek cooperation for growth

    Bhubaneswar: A day after Naveen Patnaik was sworn in as Odisha’s Chief Minister for the fourth consecutive term, captains of industry today visited the Secretariat to congratulate him and seek cooperation for further growth of their projects in the state.

  • Sebi signs MoU with Botswana’s regulatory authority

    Mumbai: Market watchdog Sebi today said it has Inked a pact with Botswana’s regulatory authority to promote mutual assistance and information exchange related to securities markets in both the countries.

  • Kashmiri Pandits demand abrogation of Article 370

    Jammu: With the Narendra Modi government set to take charge at the Centre, a prominent Kashmiri Pandits organisation today demanded abrogation of Article 370 to allow ‘free flow’ of the Constitution in Jammu and Kashmir.

  • Kolkata Knight Riders Players

    KKR beat RCB by 30 runs

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 30 runs in an Indian Premier League match here today.